Laboratory Technician

Ref: 302 Date Posted: Tuesday 27 Jul 2021
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Role  :  Laboratory Technician

Our client is looking for a Laboratory Technician on a permanent basis.

Responsibilities  :

  • Handling samples and performing analysis / performing dilutions using aseptic technique according to established procedures.
  • Carrying out temperature readings.
  • Preparing and dispensing media.
  • Use of laboratory equipment.
  • Maintaining stock of media and consumables.
  • Completing of Test Worksheets and other laboratory records
  • Maintaining records of all quality activities as documented in SOPs and test methods
  • Handling samples and performing analyses according to SOPs and test methods
  • Reporting deficiencies or malfunction to the lab manager / quality manager
  • Identifying and recording non-conformances
  • Correcting non-conformances and potential non-conformances
  • Participating in internal and external audits.
  • General cleaning and monitoring of the laboratory.

Qualifications  :

  • Qualification in Food Science, Microbiology or other relevant subject
  • Previous experience working within an accredited contract testing laboratory or food industry laboratory environment is advantageous.
  • Thorough understanding of relevant quality system and accreditation requirements.
  • Good computer skills, MS Office packages.
  • Good standard of written and spoken English and numeracy skills.

If you are interested in the above role, please upload your CV to web page quoting reference KR/380 or email your CV to

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